Mobile

Nokia 9 specifications leaked on US FCC site ahead of formal launch

By : CIOL Writers

Ahead of its formal launch, the specifications of Nokia 9 have been revealed through a US FCC (Federal Communications Certification). The latest handset from HMD Global will be similar to Nokia 8 in a few areas. The phone reportedly has a

Xiaomi Mi A1 red variant launched in India at Rs 13,999

By : CIOL Writers

Xiaomi has launched a special red variant of the Mi A1 in India. The special edition Mi A1  priced at Rs 13,999 will go on sale December 20 on Flipkart, Mi.com, Mi Home Stores, Mi Preferred Partner Stores. The smartphone

Reddit’s mobile app gets theater mode, chat function and more

By : CIOL Writers

Reddit has announced a number of changes to its iOS and Android apps for both users and moderators. Reddit says these features were developed as a response to community feedback. The biggest addition to the mobile apps is the user-to-user

RJio extends its ‘Triple Cashback Offer’ till December 25

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio has once again extended the date for its ‘Triple Cashback Offer‘ till December 25. The cashback offer from Reliance Jio provides users with a cashback of Rs 2,599 on the recharge of Rs 399 and above. Previously, the

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus to arrive in Feb’18

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Samsung will unveil its next flagship smartphone Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus in February, according to a Bloomberg report. The report says that Samsung is planning to release the models in March. The new devices will follow Samsung’s popular Galaxy

UIDAI bars Airtel from conducting Aadhaar-based SIM verification

By : CIOL Writers

UIDAI has temporarily barred Bharti Airtel and Airtel Payments Bank from conducting Aadhaar-based SIM verification of mobile customers using eKYC process as well as e-KYC of payments bank clients. The action follows allegations of Bharti Airtel using the Aadhaar-eKYC based

Nokia and IIT-Delhi collaborate to use AI to make networks more efficient and reliable

By : CIOL Writers

The challenges of telecom industry never seem to cease, especially with networks becoming increasingly complex and data use growing exponentially. Hence, the growing need to address challenges related to efficiency and quality of networks pre-emptively to boost network performance and

British Council launches free ‘Learn English’ platform on Reliance Jio Chat

By : CIOL Writers

Adding to its array of interesting service, Reliance Jio Chat will now give millions of Indians to get easy access to free English learning content by British Council. British Council has been a pioneer and leader in English language teaching.

India ranks 109th in mobile internet speed globally

By : CIOL Writers

India ranks 109th in mobile internet speed globally and 76th in fixed broadband speeds, according to Ookla’s November edition of the Speedtest Global Index. Notably, India’s performance was poorer than its neighbors including Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka who registered better speeds than

Intex launches Elyt E6 with powerful 4000mAh battery

By : CIOL Writers

Intex Technologies launched a new 4G-VoLTE smartphone- Elyt E6 on Tuesday that comes with a price tag of Rs 6,999. The smartphone features a 5-inch display with HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution and a 2.5D curved Dragontrail glass protection that is touted to

OnePlus 5T unable to stream videos in HD

By : CIOL Writers

A new issue regarding OnePlus 5T has surfaced on the official OnePlus forums. A member of the OnePlus forum community was the first to notice that OnePlus 5T is unable to stream content from Netflix, Amazon Prime, Google Play Movies, and

Google launches 3 new photography apps

By : CIOL Writers

Google has announced three new photography applications: Storyboard (Android only), Selfissimo! (iOS and Android), and Scrubbies (iOS only) focused on experimental tech along the lines of object recognition, person segmentation, algorithms for stylization and image encoding. The releases are part of a new “appsperiments” program that

Cheetah Mobile launches new short video app in India

By : CIOL Writers

Cheetah Mobile has launched “Cheez,” a new social video app to create, share and discover short videos that are up to 17 seconds long. The app offers a huge selection of live filters, voice changers, stickers, and music. The intuitive editing tools

LG unveils limited edition premium smartphone for South Korea

By : CIOL Writers

If you are looking for a high-end premium phone other than iPhone X, then LG has a great product for you. The company has unveiled a new phone in South Korea called Signature Edition priced at 2,000,000 Korean won (around

After OnePlus, Nokia’s current devices too won’t support Project Treble

By : CIOL Writers

After OnePlus’ announcement that none of its smartphones, including the latest 5T will support Project Treble, looks like even Nokia is trudging the same line. Project Treble, introduced as part of Android 8.0 Oreo represents a major “re-architect of the Android OS framework designed

Honor View 10 launching in India with an AI processor & Animoji like feature

By : CIOL Writers

Huawei is back with a brand new flagship smartphone named Honor View 10 and with this new phone, the focus is on artificial intelligence (AI). The handset comes with a 5.99-inch 18:9 display screen, thin bezels, and an attractive design.

Airtel & Intex partner to launch affordable 4G smartphones starting Rs 1,649

By : CIOL Writers

Bharti Airtel has teamed up with Intex Technologies to launch a range of affordable 4G smartphones. Under this partnership, Airtel has announced Intex Aqua Lions N1, a new 4G smartphone which will be available to Airtel customers at an effective

Target launches a mobile ‘Wallet’ in its Android and iOS apps

By : CIOL Writers

US retailer, Target has added a new mobile payment system in its Android and iOS apps named “Wallet“. Wallet uses a barcode scanned at check out that includes payment and applicable coupons. “Wallet in the Target app makes checkout easier and

Talk to your new Google Assistant for the Jio feature phone in Hindi

By : Riddhi Sharma

Adding one more feather to the already high-in-demand Jio feature phone, Google has officially rolled out its Google Assistant for this Reliance JioPhone. As a matter of fact, this is going to be first ever feature phone to have the

OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition is launching in India

By : CIOL Writers

OnePlus in association with the team of Star Wars: The Last Jedi has announced the OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition is going to be launched on 14 December 2017. The OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition will be showcased at the Carnival